Kilimanjaro Climbing

Mount Kilimanjaro Climbing

A Journey to the Roof of Africa

Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro  is not just an adventure, it’s a life-changing experience. Mt. Kilimanjaro, the crown jewel of Africa. Standing at a staggering 19,341 feet (5,895 meters), Mount Kilimanjaro is the tallest freestanding mountain in the world and the highest peak in Africa. 

Tomodachi Tours & Safaris, we offer all-Inclusive Kilimanjaro climbing packages, we’ll take you on a journey to the Roof of Africa.

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Kilimanjaro Climbing FAQ’s

Here are some frequently asked questions regarding Climbing Mount Kilimanjaro

Which is the best route to climb Kilimanjaro?

The Best Route to Climb Kilimanjaro is the Lemosho route as it is the most beautiful and scenic route on Mount Kilimanjaro. This route also provides a high Kilimanjaro Success Rate as well due to the longer itinerary of 7-8 Days on the mountain.

When is the best time to climb Kilimanjaro?

The best time to climb Kilimanjaro is during the warmest and driest times of year, from December to mid-March and mid-June to the end of October.

What should I pack for a Kilimanjaro climb?

Kilimanjaro Packing Essentials:


  • Base layers (2-3)
  • Hiking shirts (1-2)
  • Fleece jacket
  • Hiking trousers (1-2)
  • Waterproof/breathable jacket & pants
  • Down jacket (summit)
  • Socks (2-3 pairs)
  • Underwear (4-5 pairs)
  • Sunhat & gloves

Footwear & Gear:

  • Hiking boots & gaiters
  • Trekking poles
  • Headlamp & batteries
  • Sleeping bag (-10°C) & pad
  • Duffel & daypack
  • Water bottles (3L total)


  • Sunscreen & lip balm
  • Insect repellent
  • First-aid kit
  • Toiletries & trowel
  • Medications
  • Camera & batteries
  • Entertainment (books/cards)


  • Socks liners
  • Compression socks
  • Altitude medication
  • Waterproof phone case
  • Portable charger

Remember: Pack light, layer, and adjust for season!

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How Long Does It Take To Climb Kilimanjaro?

It takes 5 to 9 days in order to reach the Mount Kilimanjaro Summit and then descend to the finishing point. The more days spent on Mount Kilimanjaro the more likely you will successfully summit, as you will become more acclimatised to the altitude and will be less fatigued.